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Ohio’s Race to the Top has been extended into a Year 5 No Cost Extension of the original Race to the Top (RttT) grant. A No Cost Extension means  481 more words


Alabama leads US in Advanced Placement gains

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Alabama is leading the nation in improvements on Advanced Placement tests used to qualify high school students for college credits.

Gov. Robert Bentley and State School Superintendent Tommy Bice announced the results of a study in Montgomery on Wednesday. 101 more words


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HISD celebrates AP ‘Ramp Up’ by honoring those who teach advanced courses

More than 500 Advanced Placement (AP) teachers shouted ‘I AM AP’ at HISD’s inaugural AP Ramp Up Celebration, which recognized AP teachers for helping students get a head start on college. 546 more words


Taking AP Classes

Most students are intimidated by the thought of enrolling in advanced placement classes in high school. They believe that these are hard classes and prefer taking an honors class instead. 385 more words


Iowa Online AP Academy: Resources and References

Welcome to the Iowa Online AP Academy for 2014-2015! This summer, we covered how to prepare for upcoming AP classes. As students gear up for another great year of AP, some of the follow resources might be helpful for course planning and studying: 68 more words

Advanced Placement

Alabama State School Board Member: 'Don’t Allow the College Board to Rewrite United States History'

From DothanEagle.com, written by Alabama State School Board member, Betty Peters:

“Let me ask you a history question. I promise it is important and that you won’t get a grade. 545 more words